Latest News

Message from BIAW President Sherry Schwab: Stay safe, stay healthy!

As we near the peak of the holiday season, I’m happy to report good news.   Congress is poised to approve…

Remodeling Your Home Safely During COVID-19

The pandemic has upended many activities; however, contractors are continuing to work to modernize homes across the country. Professional remodelers…

Governor extends COVID-19 restrictions to Jan. 4, announces $50 million more in aid   

The governor today extended restrictions originally announced on Nov. 15 to Jan. 4, 2021. He stopped short of expanding restrictions…

New small business relief grants available: Apply ASAP if eligible

The Department of Commerce (COM) today released the link for small businesses to apply for Working Washington Small Business grants…

New state program offers $135 million in economic support for businesses/families

After receiving urgent messages from industry groups and others about the effects of his most recent COVID-19 restrictions, Gov. Jay…

COVID-19 announcement from Gov. Inslee – 11/15/2020

With COVID-19 case counts continuing to climb across the state and nation, Gov. Jay Inslee announced new statewide restrictions, in…